Unlimited Potential Community Services empowers individuals and families to reach their full potential and enhance community well-being.
PART-TIME CAFÉ SUPERVISOR - WETASKIWIN, AB
Unlimited Potential Community Services (UP) is a non-profit charitable society that has been providing quality support and treatment since 1987. Our goal is to restore stability and hope in the lives of children, youth, adults, and families so they can achieve personal independence and family unity. UP believes cultural tradition is an important part of mental wellness, so we incorporate the culture and traditions of our clients wherever possible. UP invites applicants who are passionate about providing quality support to our clients through a culturally sensitive approach and helping us to work together towards our goal to support each child and family to reach their full potential.
Program overview: The Other Side Café, a program of Unlimited Potential Community Services, is a restaurant that serves coffee, a daily special and Bubble Tea drinks in Wetaskiwin and has a 2nd Hand Clothing Section in the store. The goal of this program is to provide an environment where adults with mental health challenges can develop job skills and work experience while not being restricted by their limitations.
Position overview: We are looking for individuals who have a passion for working with mental health clients. The successful candidate will provide direction, training and guidance to the clients and keep them on task while completing multiple duties of their own and maintaining cafe standards. The café supervisor will be completing café operational tasks, including menu planning, food preparation and cooking, customer service, cleaning and janitorial, working with money and minimal accounting.
The ideal candidate should have:
- Knowledge and understanding of Indigenous culture, customs and beliefs;
- Good understanding of cultural differences and how they impact treatment approaches for youth and adults;
- Patience, flexibility and dependability are essential for this role;
- The drive to multitask, work under pressure and meet tight deadlines;
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a strong focus on customer service;
- A positive attitude, a strong work ethic and ability to be a team player;
- Strong client relationship skills (ability to get along with all personality types);
- Friendly, vibrant and sociable personality with an understanding and non-judgemental approach.
Qualifications/Experience: Completed high school diploma, post-secondary education will be a strong asset, with some experience in the food industry is preferred, but not required. Previous experience in restaurant or customer service would be a definite asset.
Other requirements: A clear police information check and intervention record check less than six months old.
Salary/Schedule: Salary range is $17,094.00 - $19,703.00 annually (salary commensurate with education and experience); Shift schedule: Monday to Friday from 8:30pm to 4:30pm. Candidates must be able to work a standard schedule of approx. 80 hours a month; a rotation of every other week.
Closing date: July 6th, 2019
Our values are integrity, respect, excellence, humility and relationships. If you meet the entrance criteria, hold similar values and are looking to join a dynamic team that works hard to empower and support children, youth and families, please clearly indicate which position you are applying for and submit your Resume and Cover Letter to Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org or fill out an Application here.
UP is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building a safe, inclusive environment for people of all cultures and backgrounds; all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants under consideration will be contacted.